Re: Tenure Pins, was All "knot"ed up
Settummanque, the blackeagle (waltoml@WKUVX1.WKU.EDU)
Tue, 26 Jul 1994 16:52:15 CST
THIS is an example of what I speak about many times as using "Scouter
Sense". I hope that you don't mind me using your comments as a
positive example on how we can "meet the intent of the policy" instead
of trying to always meet the "letter of the policy", particularily
when the policy was not written well enough to follow flawlessly!
"Michael F. Bowman" <mfbowman@CAP.GWU.EDU> writes:
(in replying to Susan about wearing the service stars):
>In our area we have interpreted the requirements to mean that as long as
>the leader has one year of BSA service, the leader can wear a star
>combining all youth and adult service in scouting (including Girl Scouts).
>BSA may have meant to limit the stars to BSA only, but did not choose to
>say so explicitly. We reason that if they had intended to limit, they
>could have said so. In the absence of a prohibition, we have interpreted
>with a view towards recognizing all Scouting.
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